More than 100 middle and high school students visit Wallace State

in Academic, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than 100 students in grades six through nine from area high schools visited the campus of Wallace State Community College on Thursday, April 24, so they can start giving serious thought about their college education.  The TRIO Talent Search program welcomed sixth through eighth graders in the program’s Academic Achievers program…

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Wallace State baseball seeking a strong finish to conference play and some help within division

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team wants a sweep and a little help as the Lions enter the final series of Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) play on Thursday. Wallace State (18-32, 10-14 ACCC) sits one game out of the third place in the ACCC North, trailing Calhoun for the final playoff spot with…

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Wallace State golf captures 11th Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 championship after impressive wire-to-wire performance

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DECATUR, ALA. – Wallace State golf coach Dan York felt his team was poised to turn the corner after finishing runner-up earlier this month in the NJCAA District IV championships. York was right on the money. Wallace State’s golf team captured its first Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 championship since 2008, finishing 6-under par…

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John Archibald, Kurt Heinecke among guest speakers at Wallace State Community College during spring semester

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College hosted a pair of guest speakers during the spring semester. John Archibald, a columnist for The Birmingham News and, and Kurt Heinecke, an award-winning musical composer for the “VeggieTales” series, each visited campus and shared their professional experiences and career advice for Wallace State students. Archibald, who…

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Defending national champion Wallace State softball wins 9th straight ACCC North Division title, earns a No. 1 seed in conference tournament

in Athletics, Headlines, Softball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s defending national championship softball team secured its ninth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division championship over the weekend. The Lady Lions dropped a doubleheader to Snead State on Friday, but got help along the way to lock up yet another regular-season championship. Wallace State now has its eyes…

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New Career/Technical Dual Enrollment Tax Credit Program Announced During Thursday’s Press Conference at Wallace State

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Technical

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – A new career technical dual enrollment tax credit will allow more students to enroll in programs that are preparing them for high-demand, high-wage jobs. The tax credit was the subject of a news conference held at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville on Thursday. Representatives from the Department of Postsecondary Education, the local…

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Wallace State baseball press box to be named after longtime voice Donald Jones in pregame ceremonies Saturday, Coach Randy Putman to be recognized for 900 career wins

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – As a longtime educator in Cullman County, Donald Jones always had an interest in Wallace State baseball and made James C. Bailey Stadium a second home after retirement in the late 1990s. On Saturday, Jones’s legacy and impact as Wallace State baseball’s public address announcer will be etched in history as the…

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Career Tech Dual Enrollment Tax Credit News Conference

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A news conference will be held at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville to discuss opportunities resulting from new dual enrollment legislation and the impact for local career technical training.   WHO:  Representatives from Wallace State Community College, the Department of Postsecondary Education, the local Legislative Delegation, and Business and Industry will speak. These groups,…

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Alumni Association accepting Outstanding Alumni nominations

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association is now accepting nominations for its annual Outstanding Alumni and Promising Alumni Awards. All of the nominees will be recognized during the Outstanding Alumni Recognition Ceremony on Aug. 12. “We are blessed to have so many wonderful people as alumni of Wallace State,” said LaDonna…

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